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Sagrada Família

Basilica in Barcelona, Spain
The Basílica i Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família, is a large Roman Catholic church in Barcelona, Spain, designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí. Wikipedia
Address: Carrer de Mallorca, 401, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: November 7, 2010
Construction started: 1882
Height: 558' (170 m)
Hours: Open today · 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Province: Province of Barcelona
Architects: Antoni Gaudí, Mark Burry, More
Architectural styles: Noucentisme, Spanish Gothic architecture, Modern architecture, Modernisme, Art Nouveau


Alhambra

Palace in Granada, Spain
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Alhambra Palace in Granada, Spain
The Alhambra the complete form of which was Calat Alhambra, is a palace and fortress complex located in Granada, Andalusia, Spain. Wikipedia
Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
Architectural style: Islamic architecture
Province: Province of Granada
Phone: +34 958 02 79 71
Function: Palace
Architect: José Contreras

Museo Nacional del Prado

Address: Paseo del Prado, s/n, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Phone:+34 913 30 28 00
Hours: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Park Güell

Park Güell is a garden complex with architectural elements situated on the hill of El Carmel in the Gràcia district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built in the years 1900 to 1914.
Address: Carrer d'Olot, s/n, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
Construction started: 1900
Opened: 1914
Architectural style: Modernisme
Province: Province of Barcelona
Architect: Antoni Gaudí

Gothic Quarter, Barcelona

The Gothic Quarter is the centre of the old city of Barcelona. It stretches from La Rambla to Via Laietana, and from the Mediterranean seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere.

Casa Milà

Building in Barcelona, Spain
Casa Milà, better known as La Pedrera, is a modernist building located at 92, Passeig de Gràcia in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, at the corner of Carrer de Provença, in the Eixample. tourist attractions in spain top 10.
Address: Provença, 261-265, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: December 1910
Architectural style: Modernisme
Hours: 9:00 am – 6:30 pm
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 902 20 21 38
Architects: Antoni Gaudí, Josep Maria Jujol

Plaza Mayor, Madrid

The Plaza Mayor was built during the saint john period and is a central plaza in the city of Madrid, Spain. It is located only a few Spanish blocks away from another famous plaza, the Puerta del Sol.
Address: Plaza Mayor, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Construction started: 1617
Area: 3 acres (1 ha)
Opened: 1619
Province: Madrid
Phone: +34 915 29 82 10
Architects: Juan Gómez de Mora, Juan de Herrera

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum

Museum in Spain
The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, or in Spanish Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, is an art museum in Madrid, Spain, located near the Prado Museum at one of city's main boulevards.
Address: Paseo del Prado, 8, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Hours: Open today · 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Province: Madrid
Phone: +34 902 76 05 11

Ibiza

Island in Spain
Ibiza [p] is an island in the Mediterranean Sea, 79 kilometres off the coast of the city of Valencia, in eastern Spain. It is the third largest of the Balearic Islands, an autonomous community of Spain.
Population: 132,637 (Jan 1, 2010)
Area: 220.5 sq miles (571 km²)
Province: Balearic Islands
Island groups: Balearic Islands, Pityusic Islands

Buen Retiro Park

The Buen Retiro Park is the one of the largest parks of the city of Madrid, Spain. The park belonged to the Spanish Monarchy until the late 19th century, when it became a public park. Wikipedia
Address: Plaza de la Independencia, 7, 28001 Madrid, Spain
Province: Madrid
Phone: +34 915 30 00 41

Alcázar of Seville

Building complex
The Alcázar of Seville is a royal palace in Seville, Spain, originally a Moorish fort. It is the oldest royal palace still in use in Europe, and it was registered in 1987 by UNESCO as a World Heritage ... Wikipedia
Address: Patio de Banderas, s/n, 41004 Sevilla, Spain
Province: Province of Seville
Phone: +34 954 50 23 24

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

Museum
The Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía is Spain's national museum of 20th century art. The museum was officially inaugurated on September 10, 1992 and is named for Queen Sofía. tourist attractions in spain for kids.
Address: Calle de Santa Isabel, 52, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Hours: Open today · 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Province: Madrid
Phone: +34 917 74 10 00
Artwork: Guernica

Montjuïc

Montjuïc is a hill in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Province: Province of Barcelona

Aqueduct of Segovia

Aqueduct in Spain
The Aqueduct of Segovia is a Roman aqueduct and one of the most significant and best-preserved ancient monuments left on the Iberian Peninsula.
Address: Plaza del Azoguejo, 1, 40001 Segovia, Spain
Total length: 2,667' (813 m)
Height: 94' (28 m)
Location: Segovia
Province: Province of Segovia
Phone: +34 921 46 67 20
Bridge type: Aqueduct

El Escorial

The Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial is a historical residence of the King of Spain, in the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, about 45 kilometres northwest of the capital, Madrid, in Spain.
Address: Av Juan de Borbón y Battemberg, s/n, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, Spain
Province: Madrid
Population: 15,161 (2012) Instituto Nacional de Estadística
Burials: Philip II of Spain, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

Seville Cathedral

The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See, better known as Seville Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Seville. It is the largest Gothic cathedral and the third-largest church in the world.
Address: Av de la Constitución, s/n, 41004 Sevilla, Spain
Opened: 1520
Architectural style: Gothic architecture
Province: Province of Seville
Phone: +34 902 09 96 92
Architect: Juan de Castillo

Palau de la Música Catalana

Building in Barcelona, Spain
The Palau de la Música Catalana is a concert hall in Barcelona, Spain. Designed in the Catalan modernista style by the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, it was built between 1905 and 1908.
Address: C/ Palau de la Música, 4-6, 08003 Barcelona, Spain.
Opened: 1908
Hours: Open today · 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 932 95 72 00
Architect: Lluís Domènech i Montaner

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya

Museum in Barcelona, Spain
The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, abbreviated as MNAC, is the national museum of Catalan visual art located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Situated on Montjuïc hill at the end of Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, near Pl Espanya.
Address: Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: November 11, 1934
Hours: Closed today · Hours
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 936 22 03 60
Function: Museum
Artwork: Woman in Hat and Fur Collar
Architect: Gae Aulenti

Casa Batlló

Building in Spain
Casa Batlló is a renowned building located in the center of Barcelona and is one of Antoni Gaudí’s masterpieces. A remodel of a previously built house, it was redesigned in 1904 by Gaudí and has been refurbished several times after that.
Address: Passeig de Gràcia, 43, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: 1877
Hours: Open today · 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Architectural style: Expressionist architecture
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 932 16 03 06
Architects: Antoni Gaudí, Josep Maria Jujol

Santiago Bernabéu Stadium

The Estadio Santiago Bernabéu is an all-seater football stadium in Madrid, Spain. It was inaugurated on 14 December 1947 and is owned by Real Madrid Club de Fútbol. It has a current capacity of 81,044 spectators.
Address: Av de Concha Espina, 1, 28036 Madrid, Spain
Capacity: 85,454
Opened: December 14, 1947
Team: Real Madrid C.F.
Province: Madrid
Phone: +34 913 98 43 00

Magic Fountain of Montjuïc

The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc is a fountain located at the head of Avenida Maria Cristina in the Montjuïc neighborhood of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Address: Pl. Carles Buïgas, 1, 28080 Barcelona, Spain
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 934 02 70 00

Beach of La Concha

Beach in Spain
The Beach of La Concha is a beach in the Bay of La Concha in San Sebastián. It is one of the most famous urban beaches in Europe. It is a sandy beach and shallow substrate, in which the tide fluctuation affects greatly the area available for use.

Torre del Oro

The Torre del Oro is a dodecagonal military watchtower in Seville, southern Spain, built by the Almohad dynasty in order to control access to Seville via the Guadalquivir river.
Address: Paseo de Cristóbal Colón, s/n, 41001 Sevilla, Spain
Province: Province of Seville
Phone: +34 954 22 24 19

Museu Picasso

Museum
The Museu Picasso, located in Barcelona, Spain, houses one of the most extensive collections of artworks by the 20th-century Spanish artist Pablo Picasso.
Address: Carrer de Montcada, 15-23, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Hours: Closed today · Hours
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 932 56 30 00
Artwork: Las Meninas (after Velázquez)

Burgos Cathedral

Building in Spain
Burgos Cathedral is a Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral in Burgos, Spain. It is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and is famous for its vast size and unique architecture.
Address: Plaza de Santa María, s/n, 09003 Burgos, Spain
Architectural style: Gothic architecture
Province: Province of Burgos
Phone: +34 947 20 47 12
Burials: El Cid

Gran Canaria

Island in Spain
Gran Canaria is the second most populous island of the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago, with a population of 838,397 which constitutes approximately 40% of the population of the archipelago.
Population: 838,397 (2010)
Area: 602 sq miles (1,560 km²)
Province: Province of Las Palmas
Island group: Canary Islands

Giralda

The Giralda is a former minaret that was converted to a bell tower for the Cathedral of Seville in Seville, which was registered in 1987 as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO along with the Alcazar and the General Archive of the Indies.
Address: Calle Mateo Gago, 1, 41004 Sevilla, Spain
Hours: Open today · 9:00 am – 1:00 am
Province: Province of Seville
Phone: +34 954 22 82 50

PortAventura

Theme Park
PortAventura is a theme park and a resort in the south of Barcelona, in Salou, Tarragona, Spain; on the Costa Dorada. It attracts around 4 million visitors per year making it the most visited theme park in Spain.
Opened: 1995
Province: Province of Tarragona

Barcelona Cathedral

The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia, also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Spain.
Address: Pla de la Seu, s/n, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: 1450
Hours: Open today · 8:00 am – 12:30 pm, 5:15 – 7:30 pm
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 933 15 15 54
Architectural style: Gothic architecture
Burials: Petronilla of Aragon, Constance of Sicily, Queen of Aragon, Ramon Borrell, Count of Barcelona, Sibila of Fortia

Camp Nou

Stadium
Camp Nou is a football stadium in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, which has been the home of Futbol Club Barcelona since 1957.
Address: Carrer d'Aristides Maillol, 12, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Capacity: 98,787
Opened: September 24, 1957
Official name: Camp Nou
Hours: Open today · 10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 902 18 99 00
Teams: FC Barcelona, Catalonia national football team

Plaza de Cibeles

The Plaza de Cibeles is a square with a neo-classical complex of marble sculptures with fountains that has become an iconic symbol for the city of Madrid. It sits at the intersection of Calle de Alcalá, Paseo de Recoletos and Paseo del Prado.

Cave of Altamira

Altamira is a cave in Spain famous for its Upper Paleolithic cave paintings featuring drawings and polychrome rock paintings of wild mammals and human hands.
Province: Cantabria

Montserrat

Mountain in Spain
Montserrat is a multi-peaked mountain located near the city of Barcelona, in Catalonia, Spain. It is part of the Catalan Pre-Coastal Range. The main peaks are Sant Jeroni, Montgrós and Miranda de les Agulles.
Elevation: 4,055' (1,236 m)
Prominence: 2,283' (696 m)
Province: Province of Barcelona
Mountain range: Catalan Pre-Coastal Range

Alcázar of Segovia

The Alcázar of Segovia is a stone fortification, located in the old city of Segovia, Spain. Rising out on a rocky crag above the confluence of the rivers Eresma and Clamores near the Guadarrama mountains.
Address: Plaza Reina Victoria Eugenia, s/n, 40003 Segovia, Spain
Province: Province of Segovia
Phone: +34 921 46 07 59

Temple of Debod

Egyptian temple in Spain
The Temple of Debod is an ancient Egyptian temple which was rebuilt in Madrid, Spain. The temple was built originally 15 kilometres south of Aswan in southern Egypt.
Address: Calle Ferraz, 1, 28008 Madrid, Spain
Hours: Open today · 9:45 am – 1:45 pm, 4:15 – 6:15 pm
Function: Egyptian temple
Phone: +34 913 66 74 15
Province: Madrid

Baqueira-Beret

Baqueira-Beret is a ski resort located in the heart of the Pyrenees, in the Aran Valley and Àneu Valley Lleida, Spain. The ski area extends from 1,500 to the 2,510 meters.
Address: Spain

Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art

Museum in Barcelona, Spain
The Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art is situated in the Plaça dels Àngels, in El Raval, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Spain. The museum opened to the public on November 28, 1995. Its current director is Bartomeu Marí. tourist attractions in spain barcelona.
Address: Plaça dels Àngels, 1, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Opened: November 28, 1995
Architectural style: Modern architecture
Hours: Open today · 11:00 am – 7:30 pm
Function: Museum
Province: Province of Barcelona
Phone: +34 934 12 08 10
Architect: Richard Meier

Costa Daurada

The Costa Dorada is an area on the coast of Catalonia, Spain, between Cunit and Alcanar on the Mediterranean Sea. It is entirely included in the province of Tarragona.
Province: Province of Tarragona

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Loro Parque

Zoo
Loro Parque is a 13.5-hectare zoo located on the outskirts of Puerto de la Cruz on Tenerife, Spain where it houses an extensive and diverse reserve of animal and plant species.
Address: Av Loro Parque, s/n, 38400 Puerto de la Cruz, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Area: 33 acres (13 ha)
Opened: 1972
Hours: Open today · 8:30 am – 6:45 pm
Province: Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Phone: +34 922 37 38 41
Notable animals: Halyn, Kohana

Teide

Mountain in Spain
Mount Teide is a volcano on Tenerife in the Canary Islands. Its 3,718-metre summit is the highest point in Spain and the highest point above sea level in the islands of the Atlantic.
Elevation: 12,198' (3,718 m)
Last eruption: 1909
First ascent: 1582
Prominence: 12,198' (3,718 m)
Province: Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife
First ascender: Edmund Scory

Plaza de España

Seville
The Plaza de España is a plaza located in the Parque de María Luisa, in Seville, Spain built in 1928 for the Ibero-American Exposition of 1929. It is a landmark example of the Renaissance Revival style in Spanish architecture.
Address: Av de Isabel la Católica, 41004 Sevilla, Spain
Opened: 1928
Province: Province of Seville
Architect: Aníbal González
Architectural styles: Moorish Revival architecture, Neo-Mudéjar, Art Deco, Spanish architecture

La Rambla

Street in Barcelona, Spain
La Rambla is a street in central Barcelona, popular with tourists and locals alike. A tree-lined pedestrian mall, it stretches for 1.2 kilometres connecting Plaça de Catalunya in the centre with the Christopher Columbus Monument at Port Vell.
Province: Province of Barcelona
Population: 7,621 (2012) Instituto Nacional de Estadística
Major cities: Barcelona

Passeig de Gràcia, Barcelona

Avenue in Spain
Passeig de Gràcia is one of the major avenues in Barcelona and one of its most important shopping and business areas, containing several of the city's most celebrated pieces of architecture.
Province: Province of Barcelona

Puerta del Sol

Road in Spain
The Puerta del Sol is one of the best known and busiest places in Madrid. This is the centre of the radial network of Spanish roads.
Province: Madrid

Source: wikipedia
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